Is asking for your promotion a one-off question, or a campaign? This easy-to-read guide answers all your questions about getting promoted: What does a promotion mean for your career? Can you get a raise without a promotion? Why is getting promoted important? Why is being great at your job essential? How do you show you're ready to move up? How to get noticed at work Does your boss know you want a promotion? How long should it take to get promoted? How to ask for the promotion and who to ask What happens after you ask for a promotion?